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Crocodiles reported

Last updated 17 May 2019

All crocodile sightings other than problem crocodiles.

The department’s response to a report will be in accordance with the Queensland Crocodile Management Plan. The outcome of the department’s response will be stated in the table.

This table contains all reports of estuarine crocodiles other than problem crocodiles received by the department in this calendar month.

Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental response Zone Local government area
2019-351 16/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Bucasia, Mackay. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
2019-350 16/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Dundas Street, Maryborough. Monitoring further reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Fraser Coast Regional Council
2019-349 16/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Black River, Townsville. Well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
2019-348 16/05/2019 Crocodile reported at VMR Boat Ramp, Cannonvale. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a vessel based site assessment of the area. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
2019-347 16/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Deeral Boat Ramp, South of Cairns. Crocodile displaying normal behaviour. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
2019-346 16/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Mackay Harbour. Recent warning signs have been installed by lifeguards. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment of the area. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
2019-345 15/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Macknade, Ingham. Crocodile displaying normal behaviours. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
2019-344 15/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Alligator Creek, Townsville. Crocodile displaying normal behaviours. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
2019-343 15/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Kubin, Moa Island. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment of the area. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
2019-342 14/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Coorooman Creek, Zilzie. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a vessel based site assessment. Recent crocodile warning signs to be deployed. Zone E. General management zone Livingstone Shire Council
2019-341 14/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Palm Cove Estuary. Monitoring further reports. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council
2019-340 14/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully Heads. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
2019-339 12/05/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Constant Creek, Mackay. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
2019-338 10/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Blackrock Road, Ingham. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment of the area. Recent warning signs to be deployed. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
2019-337 10/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Flying Fish Point Beach, Innisfail. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a vessel and land bassed assessment of the area and no crocodiles over 2 metres were sighted. Recent warning signs have been deployed. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
2019-335 11/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Alligator Creek, Townsville. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment and deploy recent crocodile warning signs. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
2019-334 10/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Pallarenda, Townsville. Monitoring further reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
2019-332 10/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Marina Parade, Ingham. Departmental Wildlife Officers awaiting further information. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
2019-331 9/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Glen Isla, Proserpine. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
2019-330 9/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Proserpine River, Proserpine. Departmental Wildlife Officers have deployed recent crocodile warning signs. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
2019-329 9/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Mossman River, Cooya. Animal is likely to be moving through the area. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
2019-328 9/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Ross Creek, Townsville. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment and deploy recent crocodile warning signs. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
2019-326 8/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Pickford Road, Mareeba. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-291 which was declared a problem on 23/04/19 and is targeted for removal from the wild. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Mareeba Shire Council
2019-325 7/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Barney Point, Gladstone. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Gladstone Regional Council
2019-324 7/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Russell River, East Russell. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment when operationally convenient, and provide CrocWise education to landowners. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
2019-322 6/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Buchan Point, Ellis Beach. Recent warning signs have been deployed by Departmental Wildlife Officers. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
2019-321 5/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Evans Road, Bramston Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment of the area. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
2019-319 3/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Sugar Cane Road, Carmoo. Departmental Wildlife Officers have undertaken a site assessment, and observed slide marks, however no animal was sighted at this time. CrocWise information has been provided. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
2019-315 2/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Daydream Island, Whitsundays. Animal is likely to be moving through the area. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
2019-314 1/05/2019 Crocodile report at Daintree Road, Mossman. Departmental Wildlife Officers to provide CrocWise information to residents. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
2019-313 1/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Watson's Bay, Lizard Island. Departmental Wildlife Officers to provide CrocWise information to staff. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
2019-312 1/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Watson's Bay, Lizard Island. Departmental Wildlife Officers to provide CrocWise information to staff. Monitoring further reports. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council

Archived crocodiles reported

Last updated
17 May 2019